Super Spies: a new Toronto web series

What happens when The Office meets the spy world? Why this Toronto-based web series of course! At an unknown location in Canada, exists a small organization of super spies that helps facilitate the Canadian government in executing top secret military missions. The SUPER SPIES are not the best the country has to offer, or even …

Season 4 of Shorts That Are Not Pants is upon us!

  Straight from the horse’s mouth comes the fourth installments of Shorts That Are Not Pants, the short film festival that is taking Torontonians by storm! Thursday January 15, 2015 at 7:00pm Carlton Cinemas, 20 Carlton St. Tickets: $12 door, $10.20 advance (Buy Tickets) It might be cold outside but we think it’s still shorts weather! The first …

TIFF Review: The Editor

The Editor Midnight Madness | Canada | Adam Brooks, Matthew Kennedy | 102 minutes Admittingly I’d never heard of this 1970’s Italian film genre ‘giallo’ that The Editor pays homage to. Giallo is a mix of crime fiction, eroticism, and mystery, but The Editor isn’t just that. The Winnipeg film reflects this era well, bell-bottoms and …

Countdown to Toronto Fan Expo

I will admit it, I have never been to Fan Expo. Please don’t judge. This is not to say that I’ve never WANTED to go, oh no. I am attracted to all things horror/sci-fi/video games, etc, but Toronto Fan Expo 2014 will be my first experience among the crowds of fans, celebrities, vendors and, undoubtedly, …

Terry Gilliam’s The Zero Theorem hits Royal Cinema

From August 1st to 14th, 2014, audiences can catch Terry Gilliam‘s 2013 hit The Zero Theorem at Little Italy’s Royal Cinema. The lustrious science-fiction film stars Christoph Waltz and Tilda Swinton. In the latest film from visionary director Terry Gilliam (Brazil, Twelve Monkeys) Christoph Waltz plays Qohen Leth, a reclusive IT worker at ManCom who …

The Italian Contemporary Film Fest in Toronto June 12-20

The 3rd annual Italian Contemporary Film Festival, or ICFF for short, is taking place June 12-20th here in the city, bringing ambitious and modern films and their actors to the city. As the only Italian film fest in Canada, it brings international recognition to experiences and expression centred on Italian life, culture, and history to five Canadian …

Culture doc, TEENAGE, opens at the Bloor Cinema

Matt Wolfe’s 2013 Hot Docs selection “Teenage,” a whimsical and entertaining reflection of the term and emergent lifestyle, is opening at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema on Friday, May 9th and running until mid-month. Click here for the schedule! The American-German co-production feels like an intro course to North American, Deutsche, and UK youth cultures, …